How Much Can a 2021 Toyota 4Runner Tow?

July 21st, 2021 by

2021 Toyota 4Runner Driving Through Mud
 

The 2021 Toyota 4Runner is an extremely versatile vehicle. It doesn’t matter if you plan on using your new Toyota 4Runner as your family vehicle or you’ll be taking your 4Runner on Anderson adventures off the beaten path, you can count on this exceptional Toyota SUV to handle it all. But, how much can a Toyota 4Runner tow? The 2021 Toyota 4Runner towing capacity can reach up to an impressive 5,000 pounds*.

That means whether you’re towing a light camper or a trailer for your weekend toys, the new Toyota 4Runner has the capabilities to handle it all. Today, Toyota of Muncie will provide you with an in-depth answer to, “How much can a Toyota 4Runner tow?” and touch on the other performance capabilities of the 2021 4Runner!

2021 Toyota 4Runner Towing Capacity & Engine Specifications

If you’re looking to take your Toyota 4Runner to your favorite campsite with a camper, you’ll be able to do so thanks to its wonderful towing prowess. Part of the reason why the Toyota 4Runner has such a respectable towing capacity is because of its engine. The 4Runner features an engine that’s almost guaranteed to be durable and power you through your Pendleton travels with ease. Here is the 2021 Toyota 4Runner towing capacity and engine specifications:

  • 4.0L 6-Cylinder Engine
  • 270 hp
  • 278 lb-ft of torque
  • 16 mpg city/19 mpg highway**
  • 5,000-pound towing capacity*

2021 Toyota 4Runner Performance Features

While the Toyota 4Runner does provide good towing capabilities, it also provides incredible performance in other aspects as well. Albany explorers often like to take the 4Runner when they’re going further down the roads less traveled on. That’s because no other vehicle can offer the same durability and performance that the new 4Runner can. With that being said, let’s take a look at some of the performance highlights of the 2021 Toyota 4Runner:

  • Body-on-frame construction
  • Locking rear differential
  • Crawl Control
  • Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System
  • Multi-Terrain Select
  • And many more!

Get Behind the Wheel of a New Toyota 4Runner in Muncie

You’ll love being behind the wheel of a 2021 Toyota 4Runner. From off-road adventures to on-road Muncie trips, the new 4Runner is capable of tackling it all. If you’re ready to see what this exceptional model has to offer, give the team at Toyota of Muncie a visit. As always, please let us know if you have any questions or concerns! 

*Before towing, confirm your vehicle and trailer are compatible, hooked up and loaded properly and that you have any necessary additional equipment. Do not exceed any Weight Ratings and follow all instructions in your Owner’s Manual. The maximum you can tow depends on base curb weight plus the total weight of any cargo, occupants, and added vehicle equipment. “Added vehicle equipment” includes additional standard/optional equipment and accessories added by the manufacturer, dealers, and/or vehicle owners. The only way to be certain of your vehicle’s exact curb weight is to weigh your vehicle without passengers or cargo.

**EPA-estimated 16 city/19 hwy/17 combined mpg for 2021 4Runner. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle’s condition and how/where you drive. See www.fuelconomy.gov.

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